John Maynard Keynes: Dr Melchior

Scope and Content

A holograph manuscript of chapters I and II of 'Dr Melchior', the memoir of John Maynard Keynes and notes made during the Versailles conference. There is an accompanying letter from Austin Robinson, Royal Economic Society, to Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 25 February 1972, 1 page, regarding Dr Melchior, a defeated enemy.

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Acquisition Information

Received from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 1982.

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Number 2928 in Sir Geoffrey Keynes, Bibliotheca bibliographici (London, 1964), p. 296.